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Nov 15, 2012 6:30pm EST
, in gaza city. alex? >> reporter: good evening, diane. we've heard some very loud explosions all around us tonight as israeli missiles land. we've heard the disting woosh of outgoing rockets at hamas returns fire. tonight, it sees this burst of violence is only getting worse. all day long, rockets filled the bright blue sky, gaza militants firing on israel. at least one rocket landed tonight in tel aviv, israel's commercial capital. sirens blared. residents hit the ground. three israelis were killed earlier when a rocket hit their apartment in the south. this as israeli warplanes pounded the gaza strip. its target? militant groups, most notably, hamas. but caught in the cross-fire, at least 12 civilian, including that 11-month-old boy. "what did my son do to die like this?" his father cried. this is what the aftermath of one of these strikes looks like. a massive crater filled with cinderblock and rebar, with a strong smell of diesel fuel, several of the houses around were damaged very badly. and the residents here on this street tell us they hope hamas and the other groups keep firing roc
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 7:00am EST
on that looming fiscal cliff on january 1st. >> reporter: that's right, george. he used that press conference to lay out very bright lines on where he stands on taxes and the fiscal cliff. holding his first news conference since winning re-election, the president took a hard line on his bottom line. there will be no budget deal without raising taxes on the wealthy. >> when it comes to the top 2%, what i'm not going to do is to extend further a tax cut for folks who don't need it, which would cost close to $1 trillion. >> reporter: in his previous efforts to strike a so-called grand bargain with speaker of the house john boehner, the president proposed $800 billion in new tax revenues. but now, he is seeking twice that. $1.6 trillion in new taxes over the next ten years. that's a bitter pill for republicans to swallow. speaker boehner has called raising tax rates on anybody unacceptable. but he hasn't ruled out limiting deductions and closing loopholes. and that could be the outline of a possible deal. >> look at what the president had to say. look closer at what i had to say. there's no barri
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 6:00pm EST
he joins us live in the newsroom for the top story. >> the defense secretary's review ethics inining for the top brass military and if over the fbi involved. >> the pentagon today calls for a culture change. of ethical lapses with onoss the border views training standards. admirals',icers and do it with a distinction and with courage. >> they remarked that when occur, it erodes public in leadership. it can be detrimental to the mission of the public. >> we made the determination as through the matter t was not a threat to national security. had we made the determination a threat to national security existed, we would have made that known to the president. >> it turns out this is the picture that prompted this entire investigation. the same woman received supposedly surat -- harassing e- , and instead, a joke e- mail asking which one is fred. ,> she still has not commented biographer and accused mistress. classified documents may have .een okay for her to see both she and kelly have since had their military privileges and access revoked. s will be thetraeu the witness list for
ABC
Nov 14, 2012 11:00pm EST
alert women need to see. a new cancer bombshell. them sing and do t more tonight. of national talk to us abc 7 news exclusive. >> new toll lanes will open saturday, but a lot of folks of questions about them. >> a crash course on the newhall open on theo beltway -- new toll lanes about on the beltway. >> kiowa officials are offering -- highway officials are offering a chance to make a you are out onn the road. there is a lot to learn. these open in three days. you can see these new toll lanes. they are ready to go. a lot of folks still have questions. tonight, we found dancers. the belt -- we found answers. the beltway featured lovely rush-hour traffic. asking questions about the new lanes supposed to right by the bad traffic. we heard in west springfield center around chaos and carpooling. if you have three or more people car, the toll lanes are free. to ride free, the answer is yes. machine note if o be charged? >> if you have three people, you andtch to hov mode you will not be charged. other questions people have know theow you will of the tolls. signs like this one will tell much yo
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 12:00pm EST
. it all happened this morning. brianne carter joins us from the scene. >> it has been a very active seen all morning long. at this hour, police remained on the scene. they have been focusing on this house on the 6700 block of kipling parkway in district heights. authorities say this began at 6:00 this morning when fbi investigators served a search warrant. when that was executed, another incident happened. they're not telling us what that was, but shots were fired and we understand one woman was injured, not from the shots fired, but from a fall. she was treated and released. we spoke to neighbors in the area about what they heard and one woman said the commotion woke her up. >> i was sleeping in my bedroom across the street, and i heard the police saint "police, open up." bay opened the door, and i -- they opened the door, and i heard the fire. >> officials say this is an active seeing. they're not telling us what led up to the shots fired, or what the search warrant was for. they tell us the investigation is still ongoing. brianne carter, abc 7 news. >> he prince george's county man is
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 6:00am EST
to deliver a piece order. john gonzalez joins us with reaction from the community. >> the deputy came to the neighborhood, this riverdale neighborhood of around 7:30 p.m. in the evening and woman who lives in the home behind as witnessed her own son's death. police say here is how it happens. >> the sometimes dangerous task of serving papers to a home proved just that. the prince george's county sheriff's office says one of the deputies was observing a temporary protective order when things quickly turn for the worse. >> all that law enforcement personnel attended dangerous. >> initially a deputy was invited in by the woman. officer was there to deliver the order to%. moments later the son stepped out of the room with a gun pointed at the deputy. the deputy fired one shot, killing the armed man. >> it is frightening to know somebody died here on our street. >> investigators say it is too early of the dispute and is not saying why the peace order of issues -- was issued, but sometimes law enforcement gets caught in the middle. >> i know they put their lives on the line every day. very
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 4:00am EST
of u.n. ambassador susan rice over the administration's initial reason for the attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. he said they should, instead, take aim at him. rob and paula, back to you. >> a heated moment for the president there. preeti arla, live in washington. >>> and david petraeus will be on capitol hill tomorrow to testify about the september 11th attacks on the u.s. consulate in benghazi, libya. petraeus was head of the cia when u.s. ambassador chris stevens and three other americans were killed. and he did visit libya afterwards. his testimony, though, will be limited to the events in benghazi only. >>> and one more note from washington this morning. the president travels to new york later today to view firsthand the aftermath of hurricane sandy. thousands of customers are still without power more than two weeks later. >> our hearts go out to them. >>> and the president is keeping a watchful eye on the growing tension and violence in the middle east. israeli forces killed the top hamas leader yesterday in this attack. and they are bounding gaza again today. >> ab
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 12:00am EST
. it is the only phone that uses live customizable tiles to allow you to make your phone as unique as you are. to show you more, it's time to play "guess that famous person!" let's meet our contestants tonight. number one, young lady we picked from our studio audience, nadine. nadine, where are you from? >> long island, new york. >> jimmy: let's hear it for nadine. and nadine's opponent tonight is our resident celebrity expert, yehya. yehya, are you ready to put your celebrity expertise to the test? >> yes, i'm ready, jimmy. >> jimmy: very good. this is the start screen for a famous person's phone. your job is to guess who the phone belongs to, based on their tiles and apps. three tiles and you can make a guess. first clue is the all recipes app. yummy margarita recipe. and here is your second clue. this comes from the friend tile. it says, hello, my friend. and you can see yehya was on that. and for our final clue, we will look at their calendar tile, which says, walk pepe and paco. drink tequila and do the show. now, yehya, do you have a guess as to who this famous person is? >> i know do t
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 2:35am EST
. the fact that he was using a gmail account for awful this trying to hide things in the draft folder so nothing was truly sent. but they would have a shared account all in the draft folder that was the best that the cia director could come up with gmail? >> gmail? >> much lesser scale. some of the things you hear on the street. layman's reaction. >> from the dudes. >> dudes. >> like how you guys are trying to cover your hineys. >> not frying to cover. stories that make you go, hmm. the president talked about the looming fiscal cliff and what he said at the white house got a lot of attention on wall street. stocks sank because of fears there will not be a deal by end of the your to head off higher taxes and those steep spending cuts as well. the dow tumbled 185 points. almost 1.5%. overseas markets are trending lower this morning. the thing is, you hear people in other situations say the president, because now he doesn't face re-election is more than willing this team to perhaps let the country go off the fiscal cliff much more than he was last time around. so a real potential that every
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 5:00am EST
or injuries. this stretch of mexico is a couple of hours behind us. most people could be still asleep. it hit 30 minutes ago. we are staying on top of this story. >> it is 5:04. and it's had to prince george's county where we are waiting to hear the names involved in a deputy shooting. >> he was trying to deliver a piece order at the home when john gonzales near the scene. >> the deputy arrived near the riverdale neighborhood at 7:30 in the evening. the woman who lived behind here witnessed the sun's death. >> the sometimes dangerous task of prove to be just thatriverdale. one of the deputies was serving a protective order when things turn for the worse. initially the deputy was invited in by a woman at the home. the officer was there to deliver the peace order to the sun. he stepped out of the room with a gun. the deputy fired one shot killing the man. >> it is frightening to know that somebody died here on our street. >> it is to early to know the nature of the dispute but we know sometimes members of law enforcement's in the middle. >> i am very concerned for all of them. >> we understand
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 4:30am EST
like it would not happen for us. a cold front will pass through as a result of. that is about it. >> good morning. we have an accident in montgomery county on the inner loop of the beltway. it is after river road before you get to the exit on 270. not seeing a delay right now. that is there as you head northbound or eastbound on the inner loop of the ball to a crossing the american bridge. -- beltway crossing the american legion bridge. we are ok as you passed 290. 270 lines are open moving smoothly. things are moving nicely from dale city, springfield on 2395. we are open from dumfries to springfield. over at dulles airport, the toll road very light volume of traffic. >> that is what we like to see at this hour. it is 4:42. our goal is to make your morning easier. we think we can help you out with our iphone app. >> the latest news, weather, and traffic. go to wjla.com/mobile 8 can download it for free. there is still time to enter for a chance to win thousands of dollars and center of free groceries. >> the clue word is cranberry. we will announce the winner of a $500 a for a g
ABC
Nov 14, 2012 11:35pm EST
, was the grimly determined campaigner of the final stretch. >> the status quo in washington has fought us every step of the way. >> reporter: the 44th president today was ready to rumble. you heard and saw it most emphatically when he leapt to the defense on susan rice, the u.n. ambassador. >> what this began has was a spontaneous, not a premeditated response to what had transpired in cairo. cairo, as you know, there was a violent protest that was undertaken in reaction to this very offensive video that was disseminated. >> reporter: rice is now a leading candidate to replace hillary clinton as secretary of state. top republicans led by senators john mccain and lindsey graham, they vowed to block her nomination. >> i don't trust her. and the reason i don't trust her is because i think she knew better and if she didn't know better, she shouldn't be the voice of america. >> reporter: today, an obama smackdown. >> if senator mccain and senator graham and others want to go after somebody, they should go after me. and should i choose, if i think that she would be the best person to serve america, in
ABC
Nov 15, 2012 5:00pm EST
that it looked like one used but she cried, i was swinging so that they would get away. mean to stab her. also under cross-examination, she admitted that she could have just walked out of the apartment. the point was that she made the choice. the judge said he will keep them about two hours to deliberate tonight and if they verdict, there be back tomorrow. >> a grand jury has indicted a 21-year-old foreign exchange student accused of trying to the federal reserve bank in new york. they try to provide material qeda.t to al -- al qaeda. >> on capitol hill, the investigations and the deadly libya are under way. secretary of state hillary clinton will appear before after thebut only department internal review is completed. the former cia director will testify at congressional tomorrow, has denied that his resignation had do with that terror attack. scott freeman will have more the scandal.ving >> president obama at seeing firsthand the devastation that remains. they met with people still power, and he vowed to with them until the rebuilding is complete. donations have come from all country without
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